Interview with Joan Cole

  • Identifier2016oh010
  • Date6/24/2016
  • InterviewerMcSpirit, Stephanie
  • IntervieweeCole, Joan
  • DescriptionJoan Cole discusses her horse training philosophy and past friendships with both Sam Tuttle and Fonzie Graham. Cole also comments on her horse breeding program, her longtime breeding stallion Star Dust Mountain, and her decision to reduce her herd in anticipation of retirement. Cole has contributed to the international trade of Rocky Mountain Horses.
  • LocationRichmond, KY
  • Duration1:09:19
  • Restrictionsnone
  • RightsContact Special Collections and Archives; Crabbe Library; Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions; rights and permission to publish.
  • IndexerSamantha Macfarlane
  • Funding SourceThe Appalachian Horse Oral History Project interviews and transcriptions were funded by the Kentucky Oral History Commission.


“Interview with Joan Cole,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed July 20, 2024,